The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Northgate Information Solutions plc.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Northgate
Rank 155 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing Northgate 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.079% 0.061% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate £280 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £353 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £373 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
Northgate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1556 1514 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 46.29% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 759 583
Average daily rate £383 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 101 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.33 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Northgate
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Northgate across the North West region.

Northgate Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Northgate
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Northgate across the North West region.

Northgate Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Northgate
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Northgate within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 2 £285 -21.37%
Northgate
England

Northgate
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) Civica
1 2 (40.00%) Comino
1 2 (40.00%) Capita
1 2 (40.00%) Academy Housing
1 2 (40.00%) Orchard
1 2 (40.00%) arcHouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (40.00%) Orchard Housing
1 2 (40.00%) Aareon QL
1 2 (40.00%) Aareon
1 2 (40.00%) OPENHousing
1 2 (40.00%) Kypera
1 2 (40.00%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (40.00%) Anite
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Northgate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Northgate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Aareon QL
1 2 (40.00%) Academy Housing
1 2 (40.00%) arcHouse
1 2 (40.00%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (40.00%) OPENHousing
1 2 (40.00%) Orchard Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) HR Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Aareon
1 2 (40.00%) Anite
1 2 (40.00%) Capita
1 2 (40.00%) Civica
1 2 (40.00%) Comino
1 2 (40.00%) Kypera
1 2 (40.00%) Orchard